The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Dendrolagus noibano Flannery, Mountain & Aplin, 1983

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene (Mountain, 1991)

 

Distribution

New Guinea

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Flannery, Timothy F., Mountain, Mary-Jane and Aplin, Ken. (1983). Quaternary kangaroos (Macropodidae: Marsupialia) from Nombe rock shelter, Papua New Guinea, with comments on the nature of megafaunal extinction in the New Guinea highlands. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 107(2): 75-97.

 

Other references:

Mountain, Mary-Jane. (1991). Highland New Guinea Hunter-Gatherers: The Evidence of Nombe Rockshelter, Simbu With Emphasis on the Pleistocene. Thesis submitted for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy of the Australian National University. [report of Dendrolagus noibano remains from Nombe Rockshelter]

Sutton, Alice, Mountain, Mary-Jane, Aplin, Ken, Bulmer, Susan and Denham, Tim. (2009). Archaeozoological records for the highlands of New Guinea: A review of current evidence. Australian Archaeology 69: 41-58.

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